Environmental Protection Agency December 5, 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Protection of Stratospheric Ozone: Request for Applications for Essential Use Exemptions for 2008 and 2009
Document Number: E6-20541
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-12-05
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is requesting applications for essential use allowances for calendar years 2008 and 2009. Essential use allowances provide exemptions from the production and import phaseout of ozone-depleting substances (ODSs) and must be authorized by the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (the Protocol). The U.S. Government will use the applications received in response to this notice as the basis for its nomination of essential use allowances at the Nineteenth Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol, to be held in 2007.
Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans and Operating Permits Program; State of Missouri
Document Number: E6-20446
Type: Rule
Date: 2006-12-05
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is taking direct final action to approve the State Implementation Plan (SIP) and operating permits program revision submitted by the state of Missouri to update the ambient air quality standards, sampling methods, definitions, and common reference methods and tables. The update also includes references to implement the 8-hour ozone and PM2.5 National Ambient Air Quality Standards that were finalized on July 18, 1997.
Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans and Operating Permits Program; State of Missouri
Document Number: E6-20445
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2006-12-05
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
EPA proposes to approve the State Implementation Plan (SIP) and operating permits program revision submitted by the State of Missouri to update the ambient air quality standards, sampling methods, definitions, and common reference methods and tables. The update also includes references to implement the 8-hour ozone and PM2.5 National Ambient Air Quality Standards that were finalized on July 18, 1997.